Celebrating its 75th Anniversary as “The Miracle of the Forest,” Forestburgh Playhouse, under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Franklin Trapp, will present Forestburgh Under The Stars, a summer series of exciting, safe outdoor concerts in compliance with local social distancing measures.
“We are thrilled to celebrate the 75th Anniversary Season of the Forestburgh Playhouse, a wonderful way to celebrate the Playhouse’s legacy and cultural impact with a new season of Forestburgh Under the Stars,” said Producing Artistic Director Franklin Trapp. “Beginning July 6th, we will re-open our beautiful Barn Theatre and launch our Diamond Anniversary mainstage season of musicals and plays. After such a challenging year, we are ready to celebrate the beauty of live theatre with our patrons.”
Tickets for all outdoor concerts with reserved seating are $75. Performance times are 7:30 p.m. Elizabeth Stanley Live in Concert Benefit tickets are $150 and $125 at 8:00 p.m. To purchase tickets: Event selection (centerstageticketing.com)
Most events will start at 7:30PM and last one hour, without intermission. Restrooms will be available for usage during the performance. A restroom attendant will be present to ensure adherence to safety protocols.
All ticket-holders will receive guidelines and protocols prior to arrival and will be seated in comfortable, socially distanced locations. COVID vaccination required.
For more information and to purchase tickets to these outdoor delights—go to www.fbplayhouse.org or check out the events posted on the Forestburgh Playhouse Facebook Page!
Major sponsors of Forestburgh’s 75th Season are Do Good Spirits, Forkin’ Good Nuts and Sullivan Catskills Visitors Association.
Forestburgh Under The Stars 2021
Friday, June 4 at 7:30pm
Broadway and Playhouse alum Morgan James (Jesus Christ Superstar, Godspell)
Saturday, June 5 at 7:30pm
Broadway songstress Alysha Umphress (On The Town, American Idiot)
Forestburgh Playhouse Benefit
Friday, June 11 at 8:00pm
Grammy winner and Tony nominee Elizabeth Stanley (Broadway’s Jagged Little Pill)
Saturday, June 12 at 7:30pm
Drama Desk nominee Karen Mason (Broadway’s Mamma Mia! and Sunset Boulevard)
Friday, June 18 at 7:30pm
Popular music duo The Skivvies (Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley) with special guest Tamika Lawrence
Saturday, June 19 at 7:30pm
Kyle Taylor Parker (Broadway’s Kinky Boots)
Friday, June 25 at 7:30pm
Broadway’s Power Couple! Tony nominee Kate Baldwin (Broadway’s Hello, Dolly!) & Graham Rowat (Broadway’s Mamma Mia!)
Friday, July 2 at 7:30pm
Playhouse favorite Nicholas Rodriguez (Broadway: Disney’s Tarzan) accompanied by Mark Hartman in a new show created just for Forestburgh “All is Fair in Love.”
Saturday, July 3 at 7:30pm
Kathryn Allison (Broadway: Company)